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Distance between Kota Bharu (KBR) and Kota Kinabalu (BKI)

Flight distance from Kota Bharu to Kota Kinabalu (Sultan Ismail Petra Airport – Kota Kinabalu International Airport) is 946 miles / 1523 kilometers / 822 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 17 minutes.

Map of flight path from Kota Bharu to Kota Kinabalu.

Shortest flight path between Sultan Ismail Petra Airport (KBR) and Kota Kinabalu International Airport (BKI).

How far is Kota Kinabalu from Kota Bharu?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Kota Bharu and Kota Kinabalu. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 946.488 miles
  • 1523.224 kilometers
  • 822.475 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 945.397 miles
  • 1521.468 kilometers
  • 821.527 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Sultan Ismail Petra Airport
City: Kota Bharu
Country: Malaysia Flag of Malaysia
IATA Code: KBR
ICAO Code: WMKC
Coordinates: 6°10′0″N, 102°17′34″E

B Kota Kinabalu International Airport
City: Kota Kinabalu
Country: Malaysia Flag of Malaysia
IATA Code: BKI
ICAO Code: WBKK
Coordinates: 5°56′13″N, 116°3′3″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Kota Bharu and Kota Kinabalu.

Time Difference

Kota Bharu

 +08

Kota Kinabalu

 +08

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 147 kg (324 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Kota Bharu (KBR) → Kota Kinabalu (BKI).

Distance:
946
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
946

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